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Tax reform takes on new momentum as year-end approaches

By | 2017-11-08T20:17:45+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Latest News|

Tax reform discussions continue on Capitol Hill with legislation expected to be released very soon. GOP lawmakers in the House and Senate appear to be aiming for a comprehensive overhaul of the Tax Code. President Trump and Republicans in Congress have set out an ambitious schedule of passing a tax reform bill before year-end. Tax

Year-end tax planning for 2017: Challenges & Opportunities

By | 2017-11-08T20:13:51+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Latest News|

Year-end tax planning can provide most taxpayers with a good way to lower a tax bill that will otherwise be waiting for them when they file their 2017 tax return in 2018. Since tax liability is primarily keyed to each calendar tax year, once December 31, 2017 passes, your 2017 tax liability for the most

IRS reminds taxpayers of ACA requirements; White House seeks administrative changes

By | 2017-11-08T20:18:52+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Latest News|

As the 2018 filing season nears, the IRS is reminding taxpayers that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) remains on the books. The ACA’s reporting requirements for individuals have not been changed by Congress. At the same time, the Trump Administration has proposed administrative changes to the ACA, which could expand health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs), the

FAQ: How does a business handle holiday gift-giving?

By | 2017-11-08T20:09:27+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Latest News|

Holiday gifts made to customers are generally deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses as long as the taxpayer can demonstrate that such gifts maintain or improve customer goodwill. Such gifts must bear a direct relationship to the taxpayer's business and must be made with a reasonable expectation of a financial return commensurate with the

November 2017 Tax Compliance Calendar

By | 2017-11-08T20:04:09+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Latest News|

As an individual or business, it is your responsibility to be aware of and to meet your tax filing/reporting deadlines. This calendar summarizes important federal tax reporting and filing data for individuals, businesses and other taxpayers for the month of November 2017. November Employers. During November, ask employees whose withholding allowances will be different in